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Linda Seip (Jaksa)

Linda L. Seip-Jaksa
Dearest wife, mother, grandmother, motorcyling enthusiast

Linda L. Seip-Jaksa, 61, passed away after a long illness at the Jersey Shore Medical Center, Neptune, N.J., on Friday, Nov. 23, 2018.

Visiting will be held on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, from 7:30 to 11:15 a.m., at the Gowen Funeral Home, 239 Livingston Ave., New Brunswick, N.J. Funeral service will begin at 11:15 a.m., followed by interment at St. Peter's Cemetery, New Brunswick, N.J.

Linda was born in Jersey City, N.J., to Janet Van Der Meer, whom she recently found and was immediately adopted by Harold and Lucille (Armstrong) Seip, of Westfield, N.J., where Linda was raised. Linda had lived in Neptune, N.J., for 20 years and recently moved in the last year to Manchester, N.J.

Linda earned a bachelor's degree in social work. Her last employment was with Mentor, Inc.
Her love was her children and grandchildren. Linda enjoyed cooking, crocheting, gardening and travel. Linda was a member of the Motor Maids International Motorcycle Club and was deeply involved in motorcycling. Along with her husband, Martin, Linda loved going to car shows, especially when they would show their 1993 Corvette.

Predeceased by her adoptive parents, Harold and Lucille, and her birth mother, Janet Van Der Meer, she is survived by her beloved husband of 21 years, Martin E. Jaksa; her loving daughters, Alexandra Schultheiss and Michelle Baugh; her cherished grandchildren, Amara Tyler, Genisis Bigelow, Jahmeera McGhee, and Giovanna McGhee; her recently found sisters, Lauren Charles and Tracey Fichthorn, and many nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Linda's name may be made to your local Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

Published in Star-Ledger on Nov. 29, 2018

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